how to find us

Driving Directions

From Wawa

  • Return to junction of Highway 17 and 101.
  • Turn Left onto Highway 17 East heading towards Sault Ste. Marie approximately 10 Km.
  • Turn Right after the sign for Michipicoten First Nation, past the closed Gas following the sign to Michipicoten River Village.
  • Follow this paved road and turn right onto Queen Street.
  • Stay on the paved road through the village crossing over the one-lane bridge at Wawa Creek and one lane bridge at Silver Falls.
  • Continue driving the 11 Km past Sandy Beach until you come to a fork in the road.
  • Turn right at the sign to Michipicoten First Nation for another 3 km until you reach the reserve.
  • Residential section begins at the 40 Km/hour sign.
  • The Michipicoten First Nation Band Hall is located at the top of Hiawatha Drive.
  • The building is a large Cedar building and is marked Michipicoten First Nation Community Centre and Band Office.

From Sault Ste. Marie

  • Follow Highway 17 west for approximately 225 km or 2 plus hours.
  • About 20 km before Wawa, past the Kinniwabi Pines Motel and over the Michipicoten River Bridge.
  • Turn Left at the sign for Michipicoten River Village and Michipicoten First Nation.
  • Follow the above directions to the Reserve.

From Thunder Bay

  • Follow Highway 17 east to Wawa.
  • Past the Goose and continue on Highway 17 following rest of the directions above (From Wawa).